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The developer of the proposed surf resort at La Quinta's Coral Mountain has made a slate of changes to the plans aimed at appeasing some of the con...

August 13, 2022
3:08 AM

The developer of the proposed surf resort at La Quinta's Coral Mountain has made a slate of changes to the plans aimed at appeasing some of the concerns raised by city council members and some residents.The changes include:reducing the size of the of the main wave basin from nearly 19 acres to just over 12 acres, a roughly one-third decrease in the size of the water bodyreducing the height of the lighting poles around the wave basin from 80 feet to 40 feetreducing the maximum height of buildings by 5 feet to 40 feet (and from four to three stories in a proposed "tourist commercial zone")a transformer upgrade that would add 30 megawatts of capacity to the Avenue 58 substationdeferral of any special events at the resort during its first two years.

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